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ORU Baseball Drops Finale

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The ORU Baseball teams drops their final game of a four-game series with the Oakland Grizzlies.  The Golden Eagles lose 6-4.

Oakland led 5-1 after the third inning.

ORU tried to rally with three runs in the fifth.  The Golden Eagles got to within 5-4.  But they couldn't get any closer.

Sophomore right-hander Alec Smith, making his first start of the season, took the loss for ORU after allowing five runs on three hits and three walks in two-plus innings.

Nick Baligod, Chris Elder and Brandon King had two hits apiece for ORU.

ORU next travels to face Wichita State, 6:30 p.m., Tuesday.